EuroMillions Lottery: The Winners and Losers

Auckland Player Claims Second Win in Five Months

A lucky player from Auckland, New Zealand has had an unforgettable lottery win, scooping $11,000,000. The win is all the more remarkable as it’s her second big win in five months. On Monday the unnamed lady collected an $11,000,000 Powerball First Division win, but she clearly has a knack for purchasing winning tickets as it’s […]

US Lottery Jackpots Climb to $1bn

We’ve been watching the big multi-state US jackpots climb for weeks but right now they are reaching record breaking proportions with a combined jackpot this week of almost $1 billion! The Mega Millions jackpot for this coming Tuesday is $654,000,000, close to a record jackpot for the lottery. The biggest Mega Millions jackpot ever won […]

Perth Syndicate Shares $10,000,000 Oz Lotto Prize

A lottery syndicate from Albany, Perth in Australia has claimed an Oz Lotto jackpot worth a staggering $10,000,000 this week, making a life-changing win for each of them. The twenty-two strong syndicate is a group of strangers who decided to play together four years ago over coffee. The group started a daily coffee club and […]

Lotto Aunt and Nephew Reach Deal Over Lottery Feud

A woman and her nephew from Nova Scotia who won a $1,200,000 lottery jackpot have finally resolved the feud over sharing the win. The pair scooped $1,200,000 earlier this year on a ticket containing both Barbara Reddick and Tyrone MacInnis’ name. Upon claiming the win, Barbara Reddick looked incredibly unhappy collecting the cheque and soon […]

Irish Player Scoops Second €50,000 Scratchcard Prize

To win one life-changing lottery prize would be quite something but to win two in six months is unbelievable, but it’s exactly what has happened to one lucky player from Co Wexford who has just picked up her second big lottery win! The unnamed woman from Wexford has just collected a €50,000 prize on the […]

US Multi-State Jackpots Are Soaring

The US multi-state lottery jackpots are big news this week as combined they total more than $600,000,000, giving US lottery players plenty to get excited about this coming week! The next big winning chance will be today, Tuesday 2nd October as the Mega Millions jackpot, which has been rolling for weeks, hits a massive $367,000,000, […]

Jealous sister shoots jackpot winning brother in head

Jealous sister shoots jackpot winning brother in head

Jeffery Dampier won $20 million in the Illinois Lottery in 1996. Jeffery had grown up poor and was very generous with his winnings, but in scenes later echoed by the infamous case of Abraham Shakespeare he until he was kidnapped and murdered by his sister-in-law, Victoria Jackson in 2005. After Jeffery won the lottery in 1996 he moved […]

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Londoners Sitting on Millions of Unclaimed Lottery Prizes

In recent months, unclaimed lottery prizes have fallen for the first time in many years, and this of course is great news for winners! No one wants to lose a winning lottery ticket and with many players now switching to online play, unclaimed prizes are finally becoming a thing of the past. However, right now […]

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Plumber Nets Big Lotto Win, Goes Straight Back to Work

Hardworking plumber John Doherty might have thought about hanging up his spanners and taking life a bit more easily when he won the lottery back in July, no one would have blamed him. But quitting work is not for him as he was seen out this week renewing his training to continue as a gasman. […]

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UK Heritage Sites to Receive Huge Lotto Payout

We always hear stories about people who have bought a lottery ticket and won a big prize, but it’s not the only way to get a big lottery payout, as British heritage sites have learned this week. The National Lottery heritage fund has announced that they are to pay out £48,000,000 to various projects in […]

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Lottery winner turns his love of Whiskey into a global business

When you think of some of the crazy things lottery winners have splashed out on with their booty, certain spoils spring immediately to mind from stories here at Euro-Millions.org There was Paul and Thea Bristow, who spent some of their £15 million Lotto haul on buying up a 7-acre wood to save it from greedy […]

Mirlande Wilson

Memory loss of bare faced lie? What happened to Mirlande’s winning ticket…

Mirlande Wilson is one of the more fascinating lottery winners we have featured here at Euro-Millions.org, after her claims of winning the big prize were brought into question when her ticket failed to show up. Wilson, 37, claimed that she was one of the lucky few US citizens to have become an instant multi-millionaire and bag […]

Mearle and Patricia Butler

Three amigos pocket an eyewatering $218m MegaMillions lottery win

We see some big old jackpots reported here at Euro Millions but Merle and Patricia Butler went down in lottery winning folklore when they won an astounding $218.6 million on the Mega Millions lottery in March, 2012. The sixty something couple from Red Bull, Illinois, shared the stunning jackpot prize of $656 million with an […]

Mary Wollens

Sweet dreams are made of…$16 Million lottery wins!

For most people, dreams consist of falling from tall buildings and waking up just before you hit the ground, scoring the winning goal in the World Cup Final, or going to a music festival run exclusively by the RAC where Elton John is wondering around accompanied by an entourage of girls pulling cars out of […]

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World’s luckiest man escapes death multiple times and then wins lotto

Sometimes there are stories that are so unbelievable, top Hollywood producers on the lookout for the next blockbuster inspiration take one look at those extraordinary true-life tales and say: “Actually, we think we’ll pass. It’s just too damned ridiculous.” One of those tales to make it onto Euro-Millions.org surely destined for the movie exec’s rubbish […]

Sharing a $390 million win on the MegaMillions lottery

Eddie Nabors and married couple Elaine and Harold Messner have gone down as some of the most envied people on the planet after they struck lucky by sharing a staggering $390 million Mega Millions jackpot back in March, 2007. Nabors, from Georgia, was just a simple 52 year old man working as a truck driver […]

Adriana Almeida

Gold digger widow accused of murdering Brazilian lotto winner

One of the most fascinating lottery winner stories reported here on Euro-Millions.org is that of Renne Senna who was murdered by two hooded men in a bar in the Brazilian capital city of Rio back in January 2007. Renne’s turbulent story began in July 2005 when he was announced as the solitary winner of the Brazilian national […]